Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Professional learning opportunities for mathematics

Increase your mathematical knowledge with these professional learning opportunities.
Madison County teachers observe students participating in a formative assessment lesson (FAL) in Amanda Bailey’s 3rd-grade classroom at Shannon Johnson Elementary School (Madison County). Through observing teachers using an FAL, Madison County mathematics educators learned that productive struggle can be a good thing. Submitted photo by Mendy Mills

Math Design Collaborative: Madison County’s story

When Madison County mathematics educators asked themselves what they needed to do to improve, they decided that the work of the Math Design Collaborative would be a great fit for their district's teachers and students.
Jeani Gollihue

Feedback essential to helping students succeed in mathematics

If you were asked to list some things that you felt impact student achievement, what comes to mind?

Participate in the Kentucky Math Academy

Increase your mathematical knowledge for teaching to positively impact student learning by participating in the Kentucky Math Academy.

Registration open for spring mathematics conferences

Here are a few upcoming mathematics conferences to keep your eyes on this spring.

Fall for these mathematics professional learning opportunities

Falling in love with mathematics this February? Here on some professional learning opportunities that will help foster that love.
Debbie Fortney

Making the effort in math adds up to success

Daviess County's Debbie Fortney says it's important to convince students and parents that math is not a talent, but a skill that is developed with practice and hard work.

Math matters question of the month

Share your thoughts about February's math question with the Kentucky Department of Education mathematics consultants.
Jennifer Wilson

Relating slow food to slow math

At the 2016 Kentucky Council of Teachers of Mathematics conference, Jennifer Wilson provided a thought-provoking keynote on the Slow Math Movement, which supports allowing students to think deeply versus being in a rush to learn.

Ongoing professional learning opportunities in mathematics

As you prepare to start to new calendar year, here on some professional learning opportunities.